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Language Academy
School Information:
7030 Nations Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28217
Courier # 532
P: 980-343-5815 | F: 980-343-5854
Principal: Felicia Eybl
LC: East Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Grades: K-8
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Waddell Language Academy
Creating Bright Futures in Six Languages
School Announcements
Fun Run Week begins 10/25
10/18/2016Read full story
Rampage for 10/17/16
10/18/2016Read full story
Volunteer Procedures
9/30/2016Read full story
Volunteers must "reinstate" themselves
9/9/2016Read full story
Parent/Student Handbook
8/29/2016Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Oct 24Football vs. Eastway, HOME
Oct 24Softball/VB vs. Whitewater, HOME
Oct 25Fun Run & Color Run Kick-off
Oct 26Softball/VB vs. McClintock, AWAY
Oct 28End of First Quarter
Oct 28Coffee w/Principal & PTSO General Meeting
Oct 31Teacher Workday
Oct 31 - Nov 4Teacher Conferences
Nov 1Softball/VB vs. Eastway, AWAY
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​​Welcome to the E. E. Waddell Language Academy 

 Waddell Language Academy (formerly Smith Academy of International Languages) is a K-8 language immersion magnet located in Charlotte, North Carolina. We offer language immersion in Chinese, German, French, and Japanese for grades K through 8. We also offer Beginning Spanish in middle school. To discover more about language immersion and Waddell Language Academy, please explore our website or contact us.

Parents of Prospective Students: We welcome your inquiries, and we love to talk about our school. Unfortunately​, we are unable to accommodate impromptu visits. If you would like to talk to someone about the school, please call or email to schedule an appointment. Also, we do not give tours to individuals. Our group tours (also called open houses) are scheduled from November to February. To find out more about enrollment in CMS and magnet schools, please visit

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